The unofficial musings of the gardeners of Worcester College. This site does not necessarily represent the views of Worcester College and its members.
Thursday, 24 January 2013
A Hint Of Colour
Although the blanket of snow has covered the college grounds there is still a small amount of colour trying to break up the monotony of white. The colourful stems of Salix alba 'Chermesina' reflecting in the water, the orange berries of the Iris foetidissima and the golden yellow stems of the Weeping Willow hanging over the lake.
Oxford, The gardens are usually open afternoons 2-5pm (Winter 2-4pm)
We're a motley crew varying in age and experience, bravely lead by the head of gardens and grounds, Simon Bagnall. Nine of us in total:
Simon - Head Of Gardens And Grounds,
Ady - Foreman, Second in Command,
Ali - All round plantswoman and blog writer, Kieron - Hippy Handyman & Fruit Tree Guru,
Joss - Grass Aficionado,
Graham - Good Ole Boy,
Callum - No Longer A Budding Apprentice, Qualified!, Andy - Groundsman, Peter - Apprentice